‘People are not risk averse enough for our liking’
September 16, 2020
Why it is so difficult to get people to follow instructions that are there for their safety? These are often very simple instructions, so why do they ignore safety rules and cut corners? Group Health and Safety Manager, Joe Smith, responds to a recent SHP article about behavioural safety progress. Read More
How to manage a business and supply chain that’s COVID-Secure
September 14, 2020
A look at how businesses can manage their supply chain COVID-19 responsibilities as they increase activity and prepare to win new work. Read More
Is our health & safety focus aimed at the wrong generation?
August 25, 2020
Subash Ludhra, Managing Director at Anntara Management Ltd and former IOSH President, discusses what effect a person’s upbringing can have on their perception of risk and how they go about their daily routine, and their work, later in life. Read More
Engage people at work: From Coronation Street to culture change
August 19, 2020
David Mansell, Creative Consultant at Tribe Culture Change shares the parallels between creating an engaging storyline on a soap opera and using stories to influence and engage people at work. Read More
Behavioural safety & risk management: Dr Tim Marsh’s personal case study
August 18, 2020
'I was calm, sober and legally compliant so I should have been safe. Indeed, I had been safe about 150,000 times before in similar circumstances … but what I didn’t do was double check an assumption…' Read More
The risk assessment trap: Are risk assessments encouraging unsafe behaviours?
August 5, 2020
Are risk assessments encouraging unsafe behaviours? Tony Roscoe, Head of Consulting Services at Anker & Marsh, looks at human behaviour and whether people take greater risks because a risk assessment has been completed. Read More
Being a lone wolf during lockdown – Implications of the coronavirus for the self-employed
August 5, 2020
Everyone has their own unique stories of coronavirus and lockdown. In the latest of his series of ‘lone wolf’ articles, Dr Nick Bell reflects on six implications of the crisis for the self-employed. Read More
Webinar: Safely back to business
July 28, 2020
In this on-demand webinar, hear from SafetyCulture’s COO Alistair Venn, GM of EMEA Dan Joyce, and VP of Product Brian Swift as they discuss what companies need to do to get their workers safely back to work and how important a data-driven early warning system is for businesses. Read More
Resetting your North Star for the new normal: What can we learn from start-ups to reset safety culture after COVID-19?
July 23, 2020
Tribe Culture Change's Kevin Edwards asks if the coronavirus crisis is an opportunity for a cultural reset and whether organisational start-ups provide any clues on how to achieve this. Read More
The New Rules of Safety: They are not human resources!
July 20, 2020
Professor Andrew Sharman explores the difference between management and leadership and why trust is a hard-won but essential ingredient in achieving organisational goals. Read More